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The 2008 UCI Road World Championships took place in Varese, Italy, between September 23 and September 28, 2008. The event consisted of a road race and a time trial for men, women and men under 23.

2008 UCI Road World Championships
Logo varese 2008.png
VenueVarese, Italy
Date(s) (2008-09-23 - 2008-09-28)23–28 September 2008
Nations participating57
Events6
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Contents

QualificationEdit

Participating nationsEdit

Cyclists from 57 national federations participated. The number of cyclists per nation that competed is shown in parentheses.

Participating nations
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Medal tableEdit

Place Nation       Total
1   Italy 2 2 0 4
2   Germany 1 1 3 5
3   United States 1 0 1 2
4   Colombia 1 0 0 1
  Great Britain 1 0 0 1
6   Austria 0 1 0 1
  Canada 0 1 0 1
  Netherlands 0 1 0 1
9   Australia 0 0 1 1
  Denmark 0 0 1 1
Total 6 6 6 18

Events summaryEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's Events
Men's road race
details
Alessandro Ballan
  Italy
6:37:30 Damiano Cunego
  Italy
+3" Matti Breschel
  Denmark
+3"
Men's time trial
details
Bert Grabsch
  Germany
52:01.60 Svein Tuft
  Canada
+42.79 David Zabriskie
  United States
+52.27
Women's Events
Women's road race
details
Nicole Cooke
  Great Britain
3:42:11 Marianne Vos
  Netherlands
s.t. Judith Arndt
  Germany
s.t.
Women's time trial
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Amber Neben
  United States
33:51.35 Christiane Soeder
  Austria
+7.56 Judith Arndt
  Germany
+21.77
Men's Under-23 Events
Men's under-23 road race
details
Fabio Duarte
  Colombia
4:17:02 Simone Ponzi
  Italy
s.t. John Degenkolb
  Germany
s.t.
Men's under-23 time trial
details
Adriano Malori
  Italy
41:35.98 Patrick Gretsch
  Germany
+49.67 Cameron Meyer
  Australia
+1:04.36

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